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U.S. Postal Service

Jul 30, 2012

Post office nears historic default on $5B payment

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Postal Service is bracing for a first-ever default on billions in payments due to the Treasury, adding to widening uncertainty about the mail agency’s solvency as first-class letters plummet and Congress deadlocks on ways to stem the red ink. With cash running perilously low, two legally required payments for future postal […]

May 10, 2012

Postal Service: Will keep rural post offices open

WASHINGTON — The struggling U.S. Postal Service is trying to tamp down concern over its wide-scale cuts, saying it will seek to keep hundreds of rural post offices open with shorter hours.   Postmaster General Patrick Donahoe tells a news conference the new plan will save the mail agency half a billion dollars each year […]

Dec 5, 2011

Cuts to first-class mail to slow delivery in 2012

WASHINGTON — Unprecedented cuts by the cash-strapped U.S. Postal Service will slow first-class delivery next spring and, for the first time in 40 years, eliminate the chance for stamped letters to arrive the next day. The estimated $3 billion in reductions, to be announced in broader detail later Monday, are part of a wide-ranging effort […]

Jan 19, 2011

Rochester man admits stealing from postal service

Douglas Feck, 69, of Rochester, has pleaded guilty before U.S. District Judge Charles J. Siragusa to theft of government property from the U.S. Postal Service.

Mar 2, 2010

USPS emerging model: Never on Saturday

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The post office is renewing its effort to drop Saturday delivery — and plans a rate increase — in an effort to fend off a projected $7 billion loss this year.

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